Peranakan

Pain and agony in the name of art

Pain and agony in the name of art

Foot-binding, a Chinese tradition dating back to the 12th century, has given way to modern sensibilities and compassion. Today, the tiny footwear of this imperial…
Stewart Lane – a memory lane 

Stewart Lane – a memory lane 

Stewart Lane, named after Charles C. Stewart, is a hidden residential enclave situated behind the Goddess of Mercy Temple, at the core of the inner…
Peranakan-themed Estadia Hotel

Peranakan-themed Estadia Hotel

Estadia Hotel is a boutique hotel with a local Peranakan theme that harks back to Melaka’s chequered history in the mid 15th Century. Here you can experience the richness of…
Baba Nyonya delights

Baba Nyonya delights

Words and photos by Harny Abu Khair For Muslim foodies, sometimes the most frustrating thing is to make sure that the food is halal. On…